Yitzchak name meaning

First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Yitzchak mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Yitzchak

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. 2 people from New York, U.S. agree the name Yitzchak is of Hebrew origin and means "Laughter".
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Transliteration of Hebrew יִצְחָק

  1. A male given name from Hebrew.

Notable Persons Named Yitzchak

Notable Persons Named Yitzchak

Yitzchak Ginsburgh

Yitzchak was born on November 14th, 1944.

Yitzchak Yaacov Reines

Yitzchak was born in 1839. He died in 1915.

Yitzchak Meir Helfgot

Yitzchak was born in 1969.

Yitzchak Lowy

Yitzchak was born in 1887 in Warsaw. He passed away in 1942.

Yitzchak Berkovits

Yitzchak was born in 1953.

Yitzchak Schochet

  • Yitzchak Amit
    Supreme Court of Israel Justice
  • Yitzchak Yaakov Yellin

Notable Persons With the Last Name Yitzchak

Notable Persons With the Last Name Yitzchak

Rav Nachman Bar Yitzchak

He passed away in 356.


Fun Facts about the name Yitzchak

  • How Popular is the name Yitzchak? Yitzchak is the 10,033rd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Yitzchak have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,134 babies born with the first name Yitzchak in the United States. That's more than enough people named Yitzchak to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Yitzchak? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1969 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Yitzchak first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Yitzchak is Tuesday, December 14th, 1909.
  • What year had the most people named Yitzchak born? The highest recorded use of the first name Yitzchak was in 2009 with a total of 51 babies.
  • Random Yitzchak Factoid: According to the 2011 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Yitzchak is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 25 babies in New York have the same name in 2011.
  • Weird things about the name Yitzchak: The name spelled backwards is Kahcztiy. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Aihzktyc. How do you pronounce that?
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